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Christopher Locke's 'Heartless Machine' Features Obsolete Gadgets

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published:   Updated: Mar 24 2011 • References: heartlessmachine & neatorama
Christopher Locke's 'Heartless Machine' modern fossils are genius. These art pieces are set up like remnants from an archaeological dig, only instead of dinosaur bones, these fossils are obsolete gadgets.

The nostalgia begins with a rotary telephone, then a cassette tape, PlayStation 2 controller, and record player. Christopher Locke even pairs each concrete artifact with a Latin name. Brilliant! Stats for Modern Fossils Trending: Older & Mild
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